New PDF release: A Historical Dictionary of British Women

By Cathy Hartley

ISBN-10: 1857432282

ISBN-13: 9781857432282

This reference e-book, containing the biographies of greater than 1,100 striking British ladies from Boudicca to Barbara fort, is an soaking up checklist of woman fulfillment spanning a few 2,000 years of British life.
Most of the lives integrated are these of ladies whose paintings took them ultimately ahead of the general public and who as a result performed an immediate and demanding position in broadening the horizons of girls. additionally incorporated are ladies who stimulated occasions in a extra oblique method: the better halves of kings and politicians, mistresses, women in ready and society hostesses.
Originally released because the Europa Biographical Dictionary of British girls, this newly re-worked variation contains key figures who've died within the final twenty years, comparable to The Queen mom, Baroness Ryder of Warsaw, Elizabeth Jennings and Christina Foyle.

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